Speaking of card cages...

jwsmobile jws at jwsss.com
Thu Mar 10 01:49:38 CST 2016

On 3/9/2016 3:11 PM, jwsmobile wrote:
> On 3/9/2016 12:20 PM, Henk Gooijen wrote:
Here is a photo of a PDP 8/A 620 with the style of card guides that 
Vince is referring to: (I think)


Different than the 8/A 400.

Here is a very clear photo of the card guides and cage for that beast.


>> do you have pictures?
> Here is a photo of one of the sides of the 8/A (which I will have to 
> try to straighten).  It is one of the strips of vertical bands with 
> round card guides standing off for the cards to slide between.
> This is a 8/A 400 cage.  The larger 8A 600 and larger cage may have 
> different guides.  A friend has one of those and I will get him to 
> photograph it.
> http://jimsoldtoys.blogspot.com/search/label/PDP8A
> Thanks
> Jim
>> I googled but get different guides.
>> Are they small, like 5mm, and colored maroon or white?
>> Those are also used in the 11/44 box and expansion boxes,
>> I guess every BA11-K.
>> The BA11-L has white hard"plastic" blocks some 2" long
>> and has slits for 4 boards.
>> So, a picture or description would be helpful.
>> - Henk, PA8PDP

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